Best ever method of removing nail polish. Rip up cotton balls into little pieces, wet with nail polish remover and place on nails. Leave on minutes, take another cotton piece and slide the wet cotton off. Nail polish should come off in one piece.

Use scrapbooking scissors to cut tape for different manicure effects.

DIY nail art with scrapbooking scissors. I ended up cutting pieces of paper with the scissors and used a gluestick to stick the pieces of paper onto my nail. Works really well, especially when your scissors won't cut the scotch tape properly.

Glow in the dark nail polish - OMG!

DIY Glow in the Dark Nails. Pour the contents of a flow stick into some clear nail polish, paint your nails a bright colour and top it off with the glowing top coat. The effect will probably be temporary since glow sticks tend to fade rather quickly.

20 Eye-Catching Nail Polish Trends This Season

The perfect nude nails -- two coats of Essie Topless & Barefoot underneath one coat of Essie Sugar Daddy

If you are going to take the time to paint your nails, you may as well do it with style. These “super freaking” cute nail designs will give you some ideas and impress you with their creativity. I think the all “nailed” it.

Dot the nails then use a toothpick! Love it!

Directions: White Base Color Place small dots of colored polish in corner of nail. Spread colored polish dots outward with a toothpick. (You could use a dark base color with bright colors for the splashes)

Bubbles manicure

Neon nail polish has greatly gained popularity recently. Neon nail polish is so appreciated becomes it make

Neon stripes. I wish that I was talented enough to do this and make it look good...

Nail art rayé au Neon… Back to the 90’s Ladies !

However vertical lines and horizontal lines create a stripe nails art. Stripe nail arts are not just several simple lines, but to combine the lines with other elements which are used frequently for manicure.

Love the thread lines. Collection 2000 ~ Angel Wings coats) Color Club ~ Raspberry Rush (top stripes) Color Club ~ Yum Gum (middle stripes) Barry M ~ Pale Pink (bottom stripes) From: The Nail Buff

Splat! nails :)

Doing something like this when I get my nails redone this winter .

Blue & Pink glitter, on gel nails, and for those who dont know the difference, gel nail polish last alot longer and doesnt mess up.